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Breaking News: Forensic evidence review casts doubt on federal law enforcement
 
Posted by: Mike Sarzo SelectMedia

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 09:31:55 -0700 | disasters-news

Opinion Word of a Justice Department and FBI investigation into the use of forensic evidence announced July 8 has turned into a crisis of confidence in law enforcement. The review determined that there were thousands of errors over the span...
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Breaking News: Flawed federal forensic evidence provides yet another argument against death penalty
 
Posted by: JOHN-THOMAS DIDYMUS

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 14:57:30 -0700 | disasters-news

A review of criminal convictions spanning two decades by the FBI and Justice Department has found flawed forensic testimony in nearly every case reviewed. The FBI found the emerging evidence of ubiquitous flawed forensic testimony so disturbing that investigators stopped...
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Breaking News: Obama administration wanted to remove Assad but, he stays put as death toll in Syria crosses 170000
 
Posted by: prabirghose

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 15:49:09 -0700 | political-news

The situation in Syria is sticky – President Barack Obama had, at one time wanted Assad out but, the sudden and unexpected rise of ISIS militants in Syria and Iraq coupled with the hesitancy of the US to see its...
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Breaking News: California drought:  Western states' drought ushers in new brand of range wars
 
Posted by: Dava Castillo

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 14:20:27 -0700 | political-news

This report is part of an occasional series on how the drought in California is affecting individual communities in the state and beyond. I will be drawing on my experiences as a Master Gardener, my personal gardening book library and...
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Breaking News: Former U.S. POW Bergdahl will soon be questioned by Army General
 
Posted by: aneela_khan

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 03:22:36 -0700 | political-news

Freed U.S. prisoner of war Bowe Bergdahl is expected to submit to questioning next week General U.S. Army probing the circumstances that led to his capture in 2009 by the Taliban, Bergdahl's lawyer said Tuesday. Bergdahl, Army sergeant, was presented...
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Breaking News: Obama chides Republicans over lawsuit, calls it a ‘political stunt'
 
Posted by: Nina Rai

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 16:57:37 -0700 | political-news

President Barack Obama chided House Republicans Wednesday for moving to sue him over his executive actions calling it a “political stunt” at the same time urging Congress to “stop hatin’ all the time.” Speaking before a packed audience at the...
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Breaking News: HRW says President Obama Should Press President Obiang to Cease Abuses
 
Posted by: chnarendra

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 08:04:23 -0700 | disasters-news

President Barack Obama and other leaders scheduled to meet with President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea next week should denounce torture, corruption, and other serious human rights abuses in the country, EG Justice and Human Rights Watch said...
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Breaking News: US economy grew at 4% last quarter, beating expectations
 
Posted by: peterfnyc

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 10:17:39 -0700 | political-news

Although the USA had enjoyed 52 consecutive months of job growth, it hasn't been even. And overall growth of the economy has varied. But, according to new reports, the economy grew at an annualized rate of 4% in the second...
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Breaking News: Republicans harming only themselves with talk of suing and impeaching
 
Posted by: peterfnyc

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 16:57:37 -0700 | political-news

Napoleon Bonaparte once said "Never interrupt your enemy when he is making a mistake" I love that quote and, as a lifelong Democrat and liberal, I think it applies very well to the antics of John Boehner and the group...
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Breaking News: Half-Baked Plans - Completely Baked Ideas - July 30, 1984 - Past Daily
 
Posted by: Gordonskene

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 11:18:31 -0700 | political-news

Soviet Foreign Minister Andrei Gromyko – Pessimistic to a fault.Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – July 30, 1984 – Gordon Skene Sound CollectionWhile much of the world was busily distracted by the...
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Breaking News: White House climate change report focuses on cost of delay
 
Posted by: preetamkaushik

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 16:55:09 -0700 | political-news

The White House’s report on climate change focuses on the financial costs of delaying action on climate change. The report is part of the Obama Administration’s arguments for reducing carbon emissions, especially by implementing the EPA proposals on coal based...
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Breaking News: Tobacco tax legislation cost U.S. billions in revenue
 
Posted by: aneela_khan

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 06:28:43 -0700 | political-news

2009 law that raised federal taxes smoking cost the U.S. government billions of dollars in lost revenue, the producers changed the names of products and consumers switched to cheaper tobacco pipes and big cigars, the U.S. Government Accountability Office said...
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Breaking News: USA: Weather kills 2,000 people a year
 
Posted by: rsa76

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 14:00:00 -0700 | causes-news

NEW YORK - The weather conditions killed at least 2,000 people in the U.S. every year and almost two-thirds of these deaths are due to cold, according to a new government report. That may surprise many people, the researchers acknowledged....
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Breaking News: Amnesty ask USA to release Chelsea Manning after one year of conviction
 
Posted by: chnarendra

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 01:05:42 -0700 | political-news

Exactly one year after Chelsea Manning was convicted of leaking classified government material, Amnesty International is renewing its call on the US authorities to grant her clemency, release her immediately, and to urgently investigate the potential human rights violations exposed...
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Posted by: rsa76

Washington :: DC :: USA | updated 2014-07-30 02:32:58 -0700 | odd-news

Two new reports show that by 2040 there will not be enough to quench the thirst of the world's population and maintain energy solutions and current electricity if we keep doing what we do today water. The research, conducted by...
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